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[12/15/15 - 11:31 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, December 15
Updates include: TNT cancels "Agent X," "Legends" and "Public Morals"; Kelsey Grammer, Rosemarie DeWitt cast in Amazon's "The Last Tycoon"; and NBC's "Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris," IFC's "Benders" also get the axe.

[12/15/15 - 07:13 PM]
Video: President Frank Underwood Has a Special Announcement
The fourth season of "House of Cards" premieres Friday, March 4, 2016 on Netflix.

[12/15/15 - 02:53 PM]
TNT Renews "The Librarians," "Major Crimes" and "Murder in the First"
All three series will return in 2016 to the cable channel.

[12/15/15 - 12:29 PM]
Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb Host NBC's "A Toast to 2015!"
Produced by "Dateline NBC," the two-hour primetime special airs Thursday, December 31 at 8:00/7:00c.

[12/15/15 - 11:02 AM]
NBC's "Golden Globe Arrivals Special" Kicks Off Hollywood's Biggest Night on Sunday, Jan. 10 (4-5 P.M. PT/7-8 P.M. ET)
The "Today" show's Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie, Willie Geist and Tamron Hall will host the pre-show, featuring interviews with the biggest stars from television and film, and revealing the eagerly awaited red carpet fashions worn on Hollywood's biggest night.

[12/15/15 - 11:01 AM]
Acclaimed Actor and Filmmaker Tyler Perry to Host and Narrate "The Passion," A Musical Event Airing Live from New Orleans Palm Sunday, March 20, 2016, On FOX
The two-hour musical event tells the 2000-year-old story of the last hours of Jesus Christ's life on earth.

[12/15/15 - 10:03 AM]
Nickelodeon Greenlights Original Animated Comedy "Bunsen is a Beast!" Created by Animation Veteran Butch Hartman
Nick also picked up seven additional episodes for season 10 of the Emmy Award-winning "The Fairly OddParents," which will return Friday, January 15.

[12/15/15 - 09:54 AM]
Video: "Portlandia" Goes BIG This Season - Returns to IFC on January 21 at 10pm ET/PT
For a quick-fix, check out the season six trailer, where you'll get a peek at what's coming up next for Dave and Kath, Peter and Nance, and all our other favorite characters.

[12/15/15 - 09:08 AM]
Showtime(R) Greenlights Trailblazing New Political Documentary Series "The Circus: Inside The Greatest Political Show on Earth"
The real-time documentary series will pull back the curtain on the 2016 presidential race, revealing the intense, irreverent, inspiring and infuriating stories behind the headlines of what promises to be one of the most fascinating and consequential elections in modern history.

[12/15/15 - 09:07 AM]
Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley to Co-Host the "51st Academy of Country Music Awards(R)," Live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Sunday, April 3, 2016 on the CBS Television Network
This morning, Bryan and Bentley shared the news on their social media via a video announcement.

[12/15/15 - 09:04 AM]
Video: "Lip Sync Battle" Sneak Peek - Season Two
The star-studded second season of "Lip Sync Battle" kicks off on Thursday, January 7 with a special one-hour episode with Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan-Tatum.

[12/15/15 - 09:02 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Surges with "Adele Live in New York City"
The special helps drive "The Voice" up more than 14% from last week among adults 18-49.

[12/15/15 - 08:51 AM]
"60 Minutes" Makes Top 10 for the Fourth Time in Six Weeks
CBS spins the numbers for Sunday, December 13.

[12/15/15 - 08:45 AM]
Week 16 (December 27) Flex Scheduling: New York Giants-Minnesota Vikings Game Moves to NBC's "Sunday Night Football"
The Pittsburgh Steelers at Baltimore Ravens game then moves to CBS at 1:00 PM ET.

[12/15/15 - 08:26 AM]
Electus International and RCTV to Sell "Jane the Virgin" Format Around the World
Electus International brought the series to market earlier this year, and will handle all format sales with the exception of Latin America, which will be handled by RCTV.

[12/15/15 - 08:15 AM]
Hulu's "East Los High" Season 4 Renewal
"East Los High" is Hulu's first Original to announce a fourth season.

[12/15/15 - 08:10 AM]
Ten Talented Contestants Selected for New Season of "Ellen's Design Challenge"
Viewers will get their first look at the 10 talented season two competitors during the one-hour special "Ellen's Design Challenge: Meet the Cast."

[12/15/15 - 08:06 AM]
AHC Presents the Real-Life Gangs of New York and Other Famous Rivalries in All-New Series, "Blood Feuds"
Premiering Wednesday, January 6, the series features six action-packed stories chock-full of simmering tensions, brutal struggles and bitter hatred - from racist street gangs battling for territory to former friends turned mortal enemies.

[12/15/15 - 07:36 AM]
New Series "Street Outlaws: New Orleans" Brings Big Racing and Big Money to the Big Easy
The new series, which premieres Monday, February 22, follows a motley crew of street racers in The Big Easy as they band together to prove they are the nation's fastest.

[12/15/15 - 07:06 AM]
Giada De Laurentiis Shares Her How-To's for Casual Get-Togethers and Home Parties in New Series "Giada Entertains"
The six-episode series features themes from cocktail parties and game day food to celebrations for the whole family.

[12/15/15 - 06:01 AM]
Alessia Cara, DNCE, Nick Jonas and More to Perform During "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2016"
The full evening will include over 38 performances and 5-and-a-half hours of music.

[12/14/15 - 11:19 PM]
Development Update: Monday, December 14
Updates include: Kiefer Sutherland is the "Designated Survivor" for ABC; Javier Grillo-Marxuach to pen NBC's "Xena: Warrior Princess" reboot; and MTV gives series orders to three projects.

[12/14/15 - 01:29 PM]
Video: "The 100" Season 3 Extended Trailer
Check out the latest tease for the new season, premiering January 21 on The CW.

[12/14/15 - 01:13 PM]
WGN America Unveils March 9 Premiere Date and First Trailers for "Underground"
The network also revealed the first two trailers in support of the escape thriller, a series that takes viewers on a pulse-pounding journey with revolutionaries of the Underground Railroad.

[12/14/15 - 12:49 PM]
David Bromstad Tours Big Ticket Homes with Lottery Winners in HGTV's "My Lottery Dream Home"
During the series, premiering Friday, January 8, host David Bromstad will take overnight millionaires on the ultimate search for their new home.

[12/14/15 - 12:34 PM]
Richard Rankin Cast as Roger Wakefield in Season Two of Starz and Sony Pictures Television's "Outlander"
Season two is currently filming on location in Scotland and will return Spring 2016.

[12/14/15 - 12:18 PM]
"Billboard Women in Music 2015" Premieres December 18 on Lifetime
The two-hour special hosted by Savannah Guthrie and Tamron Hall, features performances by Lady Gaga, Brittany Howard, Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, Fifth Harmony, Tori Kelly, and Kelsea Ballerini.

[12/14/15 - 11:03 AM]
Science Channel Celebrates The Force Awakens with Special Night of Star Wars Themed Programming on Dec. 16
Look for two MythBusters "Star Wars" themed episodes featuring the MythBusters duo of Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman.

[12/14/15 - 11:01 AM]
Joel McHale Serves Up Final Episode of E!'s Long-Running Comedy Series "The Soup" This Friday
As McHale signs off and fans say good-bye to the most infamous green screen in TV history, some of the most memorable celebrity guests will stop by to join in the celebration.

[12/14/15 - 10:46 AM]
Academy Award(R) and Golden Globe(R) Nominated Actress Taraji P. Henson Back to Host the Triumphant Return of BET Networks' "Celebration of Gospel"
"Celebration of Gospel" tapes Saturday, January 9 at the Orpheum Theater in Los Angeles, CA and premieres on Sunday, January 31.

[12/14/15 - 10:17 AM]
History(R) to Premiere New Military Docu-Series "Live to Tell" on Sunday, January 10 at 10PM ET/PT
The eight episode hour-long series gives viewers a personal, intimate and revealing look into recent U.S. Special Operations Forces missions, as told by those who experienced the front lines of the ongoing War on Terror.

[12/14/15 - 09:48 AM]
"Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan" Heads to Travel Channel with New Adventures - Wednesday, January 27 at 10:00 P.M. ET/PT
A lifelong animal lover and activist, Monaghan devotes his spare time to discovering all creatures large and small.

[12/14/15 - 08:57 AM]
A New Season of "Childrens Hospital" Premieres Friday, January 22nd at 11:00pm ET/PT on Adult Swim!
The doctors are in, and so are their grandparents, a horse who's wanted by the mob, and a salacious art show exhibiting the peculiar works of the enigmatic cast member Just Falcon.

[12/14/15 - 08:54 AM]
Video: "The 100" - Hunted Trailer
Get your first look at the new season, premiering Thursday, January 21 on The CW.

[12/14/15 - 08:30 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC, "Sunday Night Football" Continue Their Sunday Reign
The Peacock shows across the board gains from last week among adults 18-49.

[12/14/15 - 08:07 AM]
CNBC Reveals The Eighteen Culinary Teams Competing for an Investment on Season Three of "Restaurant Startup"
Produced by Endemol Shine North America, the nine one-hour episodes highlight the hunt for the next wave of food visionaries: would-be restaurateurs with big ideas but little capital.

[12/14/15 - 08:01 AM]
Pivot Expands Documentary Focus; Debuts Two Films Spotlighting Refugee Crisis in Syria, "Salam Neighbor" and "This Is Exile: Diaries of Child Refugees"
Both make their U.S. television premiere during Pivot's "Stand Up For Justice" month.

[12/14/15 - 07:07 AM]
Mad Max: Fury Road Leads with 13 Nominations for The 21st Annual Critics' Choice Awards
As previously announced, actor and comedian T.J. Miller will serve as the show's host.

[12/14/15 - 06:36 AM]
Travel Channel Greenlights the Second Season of "Man Finds Food"
Season two of the half-hour series follows Adam Richman as he leaves North America and travels the globe in search of the best local dishes from across Europe, Africa, Asia and South America's off-the-beaten-path restaurants.

[12/13/15 - 08:53 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC, "Mary Poppins" Top Viewers
CBS however shares in the demo honors with its rebroadcast of "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer."

[12/13/15 - 08:49 AM]
"Saturday Night Live," With Host Chris Hemsworth, Is the #1 Telecast of the Night on the Big 4 Networks
NBC spins the numbers for Saturday, December 12.

[12/12/15 - 05:31 PM]
Legendary AAA Hall of Famer Rey Mysterio Joins El Rey Network's "Lucha Underground"
Mysterio, who stepped into the ring professionally at the age of 14, is one of the sport's most well-respected athletes.

[12/12/15 - 08:59 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC, "Shark Tank" Top Adults 18-49
The Alphabet extends its demo win streak to six weeks.

[12/12/15 - 08:49 AM]
"Grimm" Equals Its Highest 18-49 Rating Since November 6
NBC spins the numbers for Friday, December 11.

[12/12/15 - 08:22 AM]
ABC Wins Friday with the Top Shows - "Last Man Standing" Ties a Season High
ABC spins the numbers for Friday, December 11.

[12/11/15 - 11:35 PM]
Development Update: Friday, December 11
Updates include: FOX passes on its "Urban Cowboy" pilot; Megan Neuringer to lead NBC's "Imaginary Friend"; and Zoƫ Kravitz is latest bound for HBO's "Big Little Lies."

[12/11/15 - 01:09 PM]
AXS TV Premieres an All-New Series: "Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar Presented by Mercury Insurance"
The six-episode series features all-star guest appearances and unforgettable performances, as the Red Rocker drives across the country to jam with some of music's biggest names.

[12/11/15 - 12:54 PM]
VH1 Classic and Palladia to Honor the Life and Career of Music Legend Scott Weiland from the Stone Temple Pilots
"Unplugged: Stone Temple Pilots" is among the featured programs during the two-hour block.

[12/11/15 - 11:40 AM]
In a Major Breaking News Week, More People Watched CBS News Than News on Any Other Broadcast Network
CBS News spins the numbers for the week of November 30-December 6.

[12/11/15 - 11:36 AM]
Elizabeth McGovern Returns to Host Season Two of Acclaimed Series "Million Dollar American Princesses"
Premiering on Sunday, January 3, the new season picks up the story in a tumultuous era in which women's lives and expectations are completely transformed.







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[10/22/19 - 08:59 AM]
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Utilizing a vast archive including never-before-seen personal materials and featuring O'Neal's family and friends, the film will include a who's who of comedy placing his work into the context of the time as well as today.

[10/22/19 - 08:32 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX, "9-1-1" Take Home Demo Honors
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[10/22/19 - 06:21 AM]
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[10/22/19 - 06:10 AM]
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[10/22/19 - 06:00 AM]
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[10/21/19 - 05:00 PM]
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[10/21/19 - 01:08 PM]
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[10/21/19 - 11:35 AM]
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[10/21/19 - 11:00 AM]
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[10/21/19 - 10:30 AM]
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[10/21/19 - 10:02 AM]
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[10/21/19 - 10:00 AM]
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[10/21/19 - 08:48 AM]
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[10/21/19 - 08:38 AM]
Creative Real Estate Trio Wows Clients with Amazing Renovations and Outrageous Open Houses in New HGTV Series "Hot Properties: San Diego"
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[10/21/19 - 08:37 AM]
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